Builders' Forum Archives
Re: Eastport mast and boo
Posted by Ron Paro on May 24, 2007
I used douglas fir, that I bought at Home Depot as 4"x4"x8' posts. I ripped them and then used 12:1 scarf joints to build the 16 1/2' mast blank for my Jimmy Skiff. I haven't finished the sail yet, so I don't know how well this will work, but it seems fairly light, while strong and flexible.
Jimmy Skiff Mast
In Response to: Eastport mast and boom by Steve on May 23, 2007